The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 180 122 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 24.59% 22.06% 16.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.90% 22.98% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 98 40
Median daily rate £440 £339 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.88% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £464 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.06%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
723 531 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.77% 96.02% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 347 208
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 36
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £45.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Sussex region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing 0 79 £475 +2.15% 6
Crawley 0 35 £425 +21.42% 8
Gatwick -1 15 £440 +36.96% 1
Horsham -5 5 £525 +61.53% 5
Burgess Hill - 3 £463 - 2
East Grinstead -2 2 £360 +15.66% 1
Chichester - 2 £413 - 1
Haywards Heath - 1 - -
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 203 (61.52%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (48.48%) CSS
3 159 (48.18%) HTML
4 158 (47.88%) Java
5 122 (36.97%) REST
6 118 (35.76%) Scala
7 107 (32.42%) JSON
8 103 (31.21%) Ajax
9 99 (30.00%) C#
9 99 (30.00%) Scrum
9 99 (30.00%) HTML5
10 98 (29.70%) Ruby
11 95 (28.79%) CSS3
12 94 (28.48%) Git (software)
12 94 (28.48%) Subversion
13 88 (26.67%) Python
13 88 (26.67%) HTTP
13 88 (26.67%) Automated Testing
14 85 (25.76%) Spring
15 84 (25.45%) JUnit
15 84 (25.45%) MVC
16 81 (24.55%) Responsive Web Design
16 81 (24.55%) Open Source
17 80 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
18 79 (23.94%) JavaScript
18 79 (23.94%) Jenkins
19 78 (23.64%) Web Design
20 77 (23.33%) Play Framework
21 73 (22.12%) Django
22 72 (21.82%) Google

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (14.85%) Confluence
2 13 (3.94%) CMS
3 8 (2.42%) Apache
4 5 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.21%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.21%) Drupal
5 4 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.21%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.91%) IIS
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.30%) Documentum
7 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.30%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.03%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.61%) GIMP
3 2 (0.61%) MS Office
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.91%) SAP PSCD
3 2 (0.61%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.73%) Google Play
2 3 (0.91%) GitHub
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.30%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 88 (26.67%) HTTP
2 2 (0.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 25 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (2.73%) Big Data
8 9 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.42%) MySQL
10 7 (2.12%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.82%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.52%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.52%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.21%) Power BI
13 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 94 (28.48%) Git (software)
1 94 (28.48%) Subversion
2 84 (25.45%) JUnit
3 79 (23.94%) Jenkins
4 53 (16.06%) JIRA
5 30 (9.09%) Selenium
6 20 (6.06%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.42%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (1.82%) Mockito
9 5 (1.52%) Hamcrest
9 5 (1.52%) NUnit
10 4 (1.21%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.21%) Maven
10 4 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.61%) Gradle
12 2 (0.61%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (4.85%) Finance
2 8 (2.42%) Law
3 1 (0.30%) Back Office
3 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.30%) Marketing
3 1 (0.30%) Retail
3 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (48.48%) CSS
2 159 (48.18%) HTML
3 122 (36.97%) REST
4 107 (32.42%) JSON
5 103 (31.21%) Ajax
6 99 (30.00%) HTML5
7 95 (28.79%) CSS3
8 85 (25.76%) Spring
9 77 (23.33%) Play Framework
10 73 (22.12%) Django
11 71 (21.52%) Guice
12 70 (21.21%) Ruby on Rails
13 55 (16.67%) RESTful
14 49 (14.85%) .NET
15 43 (13.03%) jQuery
15 43 (13.03%) Spring MVC
16 38 (11.52%) ASP.NET
17 31 (9.39%) AngularJS
18 30 (9.09%) Web Services
19 25 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.67%) User Experience
2 39 (11.82%) Mobile App
3 17 (5.15%) Animation
4 16 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.03%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.52%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.61%) iPad
9 2 (0.61%) Statistics
10 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.30%) DataPower
10 1 (0.30%) FMCG
10 1 (0.30%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.30%) iPhone
10 1 (0.30%) Social Media
10 1 (0.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.97%) Linux
2 24 (7.27%) Android
3 22 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 15 (4.55%) Unix
5 10 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (61.52%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (30.00%) Scrum
3 88 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 84 (25.45%) MVC
5 81 (24.55%) Open Source
5 81 (24.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 80 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (23.64%) Web Design
8 71 (21.52%) Web Development
9 47 (14.24%) Configuration Management
10 46 (13.94%) OWASP
11 44 (13.33%) Front End Development
12 42 (12.73%) TDD
13 38 (11.52%) Mentoring
14 31 (9.39%) Mobile Development
15 28 (8.48%) BDD
16 27 (8.18%) Service Design
17 24 (7.27%) Android Development
17 24 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
18 23 (6.97%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (47.88%) Java
2 118 (35.76%) Scala
3 99 (30.00%) C#
4 98 (29.70%) Ruby
5 88 (26.67%) Python
6 79 (23.94%) JavaScript
7 66 (20.00%) SQL
8 20 (6.06%) Objective-C
9 17 (5.15%) Apple Swift
10 15 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.12%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.52%) Groovy
12 5 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.21%) ABAP
13 4 (1.21%) C
13 4 (1.21%) XPath
14 3 (0.91%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.91%) PHP
15 2 (0.61%) Perl
15 2 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.24%) Degree
2 14 (4.24%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.82%) MCP
5 3 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.91%) MCITP
6 2 (0.61%) MCTS
7 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.61%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) Puppet
2 2 (0.61%) SCOM
3 1 (0.30%) Ansible
3 1 (0.30%) Oozie
Vendors
1 72 (21.82%) Google
2 26 (7.88%) Oracle
3 16 (4.85%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.55%) Apple
5 8 (2.42%) FatWire
5 8 (2.42%) ION Trading
6 6 (1.82%) Cognos
6 6 (1.82%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.82%) SAP
6 6 (1.82%) Tableau
7 5 (1.52%) Adobe
8 4 (1.21%) Blue Prism
8 4 (1.21%) IBM
8 4 (1.21%) Talend
8 4 (1.21%) Telerik
8 4 (1.21%) Twitter
9 3 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.91%) webMethods
10 2 (0.61%) BEA
10 2 (0.61%) Informatica
Worthing, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive day rate
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £420 day rate max
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago